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NYSE in talks to acquire Chicago Stock Exchange - WSJ

March 30 (Reuters) - Intercontinental Exchange Inc's New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is in talks to buy the Chicago Stock Exchange (CHX), the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, a month-and-a-half after U.S. regulators blocked the sale of CHX to China-based investors.

NYSE may pay about $70 million for CHX, the Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/2Ihjo5Y, citing people familiar with the matter.

CHX and NYSE did not respond to a request for comment outside regular business hours. (Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Amrutha Gayathri)